LONDON ( September 24, 2012) – - Brown Rudnick LLP, an AmLaw 200 firm with offices in the US and Europe, is pleased to announce that Tuvi Keinan has joined the firm as a partner in the Real Estate and Restructuring practices in the London office.
Mr. Keinan’s practice includes sophisticated cross border restructuring and finance experience. His clients include private and public companies as well as developers, high net worth individuals, private equity and hedge funds.
Mr. Keinan joins Brown Rudnick from Morgan Stanley where he was the Head of European Real Estate Restructuring, and prior to that the Chief Financial Officer responsible for cross jurisdiction related financing, restructurings and hedging, as well as acting as the UK Chief Investment Officer. His focus in the last few years has been on origination of off market opportunities associated with financial distress both equity and debt. Mr. Keinan is instrumental in creating large financings through challenging market conditions by deploying a variety of innovative security and profit share structures.
Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Keinan worked as a practicing lawyer in London, New York and Los Angeles for seven years.
Commenting on Mr. Keinan’s arrival, Brown Rudnick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joseph F. Ryan said, “Tuvi is a highly regarded practitioner with a wide range of experience in complex and sophisticated finance and restructuring matters. With his global expertise extending to such places as the U.S., Europe, and emerging markets in the Middle East and Asia, Tuvi brings to the firm a unique skill-set in cross-border transactions. Tuvi’s ability to create and structure deals in the context of distressed opportunities throughout Europe and beyond is critical to our clients. We are very pleased to welcome Tuvi to Brown Rudnick.”
“Brown Rudnick has a stellar reputation, and I am delighted to have joined the firm,” said Tuvi Keinan. “The firm’s considerable expertise in cross-border finance, restructuring and bankruptcy dovetails perfectly with my practice. With many of my clients coming inbound from the U.S., Brown Rudnick provides an excellent platform for the continued global expansion of my client base.”